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Introduction

On Thursday, September 6th at 8:00 p.m. A night of song with some of the best singers of Irish songs in the region such as Marian Makins, Matt Ward, Rosaleen McGill, and others. Hosted by Gabriel Donohue. This Thursday night concert is dedicated to local singer/musician and long time festival chairman, Frank Malley.

Friday night, September 7th, starting at 8:00 p.m. was filled with music and dance with a Ceili dance with live music by the McGillians & Friends, one of the best Ceili bands in the tri-state area. Additionally, Sean Tyrrell's one man show, “Who Killed James Joyce” took place in the Fireside Room. Once again Sean returned to the brimming well of Irish Poetry and summoned a vanguard of poets, from both living and the dead, to bring home a bountiful literary harvest set to music.

Photos: copyright Erica Goldman 2012